Business Plan Resources
Video: Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Business Plan
Failing to plan = planning to fail. Your new or growing business needs a plan. Watch for some basic business plan dos and don’ts from the ASBTDC.
Business Plan Outline
ASBTDC’s “To the Point” business plan outline can help you focus on the most critical parts of a business. These key areas are the backbone of your business, and should be an area of focus in your planning efforts. Once you have a draft plan, ASBTDC staff can go over your plan and provide guidance as well as answer questions.
Business Plan Sample
This sample business plan created by ASBTDC follows the “To the Point” business plan outline. While your business type may be different, notice the types of information discussed in each section. If you have questions about what to include in each section, please contact the ASBTDC.
Business Model Canvas
Another approach to business planning is the Business Model Canvas. Canvanizer is one example.
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Business Recovery Checklist
This six-page checklist can help business owners assess their options and formulate their recovery plan after a tornado or other disaster.